Thursday, December 14, 2017

Friday's News Links

[Bloomberg] Stocks Jump as Prospects for Tax Overhaul Improve: Markets Wrap

[Bloomberg] Here’s Where the GOP Tax Plan Stands Right Now

[The Hill] Obstacles emerge as GOP races to tax finish

[CNBC] Changes coming in the tax bill to be released Friday, and some of the reasons for them

[CNBC] Fed officials are casting doubt on GOP claims that tax cuts will pay for themselves

[Bloomberg] Japan’s Central Bank Tweaks Message as Dissenter Calls for More Easing

[Reuters] World trade order in a wobble as Washington snubs WTO status quo

[Bloomberg] Volatility Back With a Vengeance for Emerging-Market Stocks

[Reuters] U.S. panel urges regulators to monitor financial innovation risks

[NYT] China’s HNA Keeps Striking Foreign Deals as Banks Wince and Investors Flee

[WSJ] Dollar-Funding Costs in Europe Highest Since Euro Crisis

Thursday Evening Links

[Bloomberg] Dollar Eyes Weekly Drop on Tax; Asia Stocks Fall: Markets Wrap

[CNBC] Marco Rubio opposes current GOP tax plan; Mike Lee is undecided

[Bloomberg] Central Banks Want World to Party On as They Remove Punch Bowl

[Reuters] Mexico's central bank hikes interest rate on inflation risks

[Bloomberg] Confidence Among Japan’s Manufacturers Rises to a Decade High

[Reuters] ECB's Draghi sidelines critics to keep money taps wide open

[Reuters] While focus is on North Korea, China continues South China Sea buildup: think tank

[WSJ] Several Republican Senators Press for Late Changes in Tax Bill